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  1. Members of the Uyghur community hold placards as they demonstrate to call on the British parliament

    China demands cancellation of UN meeting on Uyghurs

    China on Monday (May 10) urged the United States, Germany and Britain to cancel an upcoming video conference on Beijing's crackdown on the Uyghur ...
  2. Some non-permanent members of the UN Security Council have urged for the number of permanent members

    Demands heard for more permanent members of UN Security Council

    Non-permanent members of the UN Security Council on Friday called for the number of permanent seats to be expanded, saying the current limit of ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: A woman holds a medical syringe and a small bottle labeled "Coronavirus COVID-19 V

    UN chief pushes voluntary sharing of COVID-19 vaccine licences

    UN chief Antonio Guterres believes vaccine makers should allow other companies to produce versions of their COVID-19 shots, a UN spokesman said on ...
  4. El Salvador's President Nayib Bukele had faced difficulty getting programs approved in a

    UN chief tells El Salvador to respect separation of powers after judges ousted

    UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Monday (May 3) urged El Salvador to respect the separation of powers after its parliament, newly ...
  5. A guard tower at the US military's prison in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba

    Guantanamo detainee Abu Zubaydah to file complaint with UN agency

    A Guantanamo Bay inmate alleges he was tortured by his American captors after the Sep 11 attacks and will file a complaint with the UN on Friday ...
  6. The United Nations is trying to mediate a deal for Cyprus, nearly six decades since it first

    No breakthrough in Cyprus settlement talks at UN

    Talks with rival Cypriot leaders failed to find common ground that could pave the way towards resolving the decades-old division of Cyprus, the UN ...
  7. Maria Ressa: 'An example for many journalists'

    Embattled Philippine journalist Maria Ressa wins UN press prize

    The UN's cultural agency on Tuesday (Apr 27) awarded its annual press freedom prize to Philippine journalist Maria Ressa whose reporting has made ...
  8. FILE PHOTO: A girl receives polio vaccine drops, during an anti-polio campaign, in a low-income nei

    Disruptions to immunisation put millions of children at risk: UN

    Millions of children whose immunisations have been disrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic, especially in Africa, are now at risk from life-threatening ...
  9. Harris United Nations

    Harris to tell UN body it's time to prep for next pandemic

    Vice President Kamala Harris will make the case before United Nations members on Monday (Apr 26) that now is the time for global leaders to begin ...